God’s will or ecological disaster? Mexico takes aim at Mennonite deforestation


VALLE NUEVO, Mexico, July 12 (Reuters) – The largest tropical forest in North America yields to perfect rows of corn and soy. Light-haired women with blue eyes in wide-brimmed hats bump down a dirt road in a horse and buggy, past simple brick homes and a whitewashed schoolhouse: A Mennonite community in southern Mexico.Here, in…

Thanks for reading The LBM Daily.
Join LBM Daily Premium or log in to continue reading.
Login Join Now

Articles You May Like

Limited Time 15% Promo!
What causes “shelling” in pine?
£4m funding boost for 16 timber transport projects
Wall Street drifts in early trading as oil rises
Built-to-rent housing construction hits 10-year high in US
Home Price Gains Slows to Levels Last Reported in 2016